PACCAR Parts Breaks Ground On New Parts Distribution Center

In spring 2021, PACCAR Parts broke ground on its new state-of-the-art parts distribution center (PDC) in Louisville, Kentucky to better serve Kenworth dealerships. The new 260,000 square foot PDC will increase parts availability for Kenworth dealers and customers in the central, mid-Atlantic and southeastern regions of the U.S. and provide parts capacity to support new […]

KeHe: Delivering Natural Foods with PacLease

As a company that started in 1952 as a local food distributor, the philosophies of founder Art Kehe are still found in all aspects of KeHE Distributors almost 70 years later. It begins with its mission: “We SERVE to make lives better.” That means: Remain employee-owned. Stay focused on meeting the ever-changing needs of retail […]

PacLease Introduces New Fuel Program Partnership with Personalized Planning

PacLease has announced a new fuel program partnership for its full-service lease and contract maintenance customers. PacLease has partnered with Multi Service Fuel Card for its Co-branded fuel card, called PacFuel. With Multi Service Fuel Card as the PacLease fuel card partner, PacFuel customers are provided custom one-on-one consulting to map out the best fuel strategies, and […]

Werner Enterprises Takes Delivery of First Production Kenworth T680 Next Generation

Werner Enterprises received the first Kenworth T680 Next Generation production truck yesterday during a special ceremony at the Kenworth manufacturing plant in Chillicothe, Ohio.  Kenworth’s T680 Next Gen on-highway flagship establishes a new industry standard by raising the bar for superior fuel efficiency, class-leading performance and bold aerodynamic styling – expanding on the success of the classic T680 model. […]

New England Kenworth Opens Parts and Service Facility in Londonderry, New Hampshire

New England Kenworth recently opened a new 19,000 square-foot parts and service facility in Londonderry, New Hampshire, to deliver expanded support to fleets and truck operators in the Northeast. Situated on 6.8 acres, New England Kenworth – Londonderry features a 16-bay service department, 1,700 square-foot parts department, and a 1,000 square-foot visual parts display area.  […]

Kenworth Chillicothe and Renton Assembly Plants Capture NAM Manufacturing Leadership Awards

Kenworth’s Chillicothe, Ohio and Renton, Washington assembly plants recently received prestigious 2021 Manufacturing Leadership Awards in Engineering & Production Technology. The awards were presented by the Manufacturing Leadership Council of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). “These two prestigious NAM Manufacturing Leadership awards for operational excellence are a special tribute to the employees at the Kenworth […]

Kenworth Announces the Expansion of PACCAR Powertrain Branding

The growing lineup of PACCAR Powertrain components offered in Kenworth heavy and medium duty trucks now have a new set of names. The new naming convention is consistent for each powertrain component segment, follows a similar naming style as the PACCAR MX and PX engines, and provides cohesive PACCAR Powertrain product branding.  The PACCAR Powertrain products […]

Kenworth Launches New Medium Duty Product Lineup

Kenworth has introduced a comprehensive new medium duty conventional truck lineup ranging from Class 5 to light Class 8. The announcement came during a recent major virtual product reveal.  The new models are the Kenworth T180 (Class 5), Kenworth T280 (Class 6), Kenworth T380 (Class 7), and Kenworth T480 (light Class 8). In addition, for […]

Kenworth Montreal Group Adds New Full-Service Dealership in Mirabel

Kenworth Montreal Group recently opened a new full-service location in Mirabel, Quebec, to keep up with a growing local economy and the service needs of Kenworth customers operating in the greater Montreal area. The 26,800 square-foot facility features 15 service bays, 2-hour truck diagnosis through Kenworth PremierCare® ExpressLane, an 800 square-foot parts display area, 3,500 […]